One of the most common musculoskeletal problems found in patients is knee pain. A report from American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons showed that almost 1 million people every year have surgery to repair a tear in meniscus of their knee. As we know that the Cartilage can’t repair itself quite well so it’s quite difficult to expect full fixation or repair of this injury. In some cases the patients who have surgery often go on developing Arthritis, eventually they need knee replacement. The need of hour and new approach has led scientists to try using stem cells to regenerate torn Cartilage. Researches have made and Science Translation Medicine described that doctors are very close to offering the patients a chance to regrow their own Meniscus itself.
Stem cell treatment has got quite an attention for the treatment of orthopedic and sports injuries. For knee pain and degenerative osteoarthritis, Stem cell therapy is being used dynamically for knee problems. Other treatments carried out by stem cells include chronic knee pain and degenerative arthritis. Stem cells play vital role in distinct ways to repair damaged tissues. Stem cells function by regulatory the inflammatory reaction in case of arthritis and cartilage repair treatment. The inflammatory response is carried out generating cells by promoting cartilage breakdown. This happens in result after the loss of cartilage cells and surrounding matrix as breakdown of individual cells occurs. If you go for modifying or inhibiting of this breakdown, it can result in repair of ceasing the continued degenerative breakdowns. When new cartilage is formed, stem cells might also exert reparative or regenerative effects. In this case stem cells might also become newer cartilage or chondrocytes cells. Further regeneration is carried out in result of simulating collagen synthesis and surrounding matrix.
Dr. Dennis Lox is a specialist in knee pain and the utilization of stem cell injections. Dr. Lox is treating patients in LA and California, with stem cell injections for knee pain from a various cluster of knee pain issues. LA is home to numerous games establishments, and its warm atmosphere supports an outside athletic populace, that regularly creates knee pain. Stem cells may be a possibility for a few patients with intense and perpetual knee pain. Dr. Lox has treated patients with knee meniscal tears and joint inflammation. A few patients who have surgery don’t enhance, and a few cases may be manageable to treatment with stem cell injections. Dr. Lox has treated such numerous cases which also include proficient competitors who did not react to knee meniscal surgery with knee stem cell injections. In the event that these competitors neglect to enhance with knee surgery, their games vocation may be over, the capacity to use stem cell medications in these patients offer not just come back to their games profession, it might likewise be an issue of personal satisfaction and long haul prevent knee joint inflammation. Numerous patients with knee pain wish to stay away from knee joint substitution. Stem cells may be an alternative in patients with incessant knee pain who are told they require a knee replacement. LA is a noteworthy cosmopolitan range and knee afflictions are commonly seen in players and with boosting age. Dr. Lox is accessible for counsels on knee issue and the utilization of stem cell injections.